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Timbuktu

Release date: Jan, 28th 2015 (US)

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A cattle herder and his family who reside in the dunes of Timbuktu find their quiet lives -- which are typically free of the Jihadists determined to control their faith -- abruptly disturbed. A look at the brief occupation of Timbuktu by militant Islamic rebels.

Director: Abderrahmane Sissako.

Starring: Ibrahim Ahmed, Toulou Kiki, Layla Walet Mohamed, Abel Jafri, Kettly Noël, Hichem Yacoubi and more.